Fashion Design "Denim-tastic"

Thursday

Projects:

Jean Shorts

Fashion Mask

Phone Case

Accessories

GENERAL SUPPLIES PROVIDED BY SEW HAPPY:

  • Sharp scissors

  • 2 Needles #6

  • 1 Embroidery Needle 

  • 3 Needle threaders

  • Pincushion

  • 20 Pins

  • 2 Spools of thread

  • 2 Skeins Embroidery Floss

  • Seam ripper

  • Thimble

  • Measuring Tape

  • Gluestick

  • Masking Tape

  • Frixion Marker

  • 1 1/2 yards blue pompom trim

  • Extra buttons

  • Mask template

  • Spool of wide ribbon

  • Garbage bag (1 black, 1 blue)

  • 10 yards blue tulle

  • White t-shirt

SUPPLIES PROVIDED BY CAMPER:

  • Full size mannequin

  • Markers

  • Sharpies

  • 2 Magazines

  • Fabric Markers

 

Schedule

9.45am BE READY

  • Be ready for start of camp

  • Enter Zoom meeting

  • Be wearing your headset and test the microphone

  • Have participants/campers on mute

  • Have samples ready to show during Meet 'n' Greet

  • Have materials ready for demonstration if needed

  • Have water close by

  • Have camper info in case you need to contact a parent by phone

 

 

10am MEET 'n' GREET (20 Mins)

  1. Greet campers whilst waiting for everyone to join.

  2. Have campers start on their Welcome Activity: Coloring Sheet

  3. Mute ALL campers then unmute each camper one at a time as you go around the "room" and ask everyone to say their name and an interesting fact you (the instructor) choose.

SUGGESTION: Your favorite outdoor activity

NOTE: Try to get the kids interacting at this point, suggest camper A asks camper B a question etc.

10.20am GOALS (10 Mins)

  • With campers muted:

    • Introduce camp projects

      • Show samples of each item​

      • Explain goals for the week

      • and goals for today

    • CAMP GUIDELINES

10.30am FASHION DRAWING ACTIVITY (30 Mins)

T-shirt Designs

Supplies needed: Bag labelled "Choose Your Own Design"

Markers or colored pencils or Sharpies

NOTE: Before break ask campers to bring a piece of paper to place inside t-shirt for next activity.

11am 15 MINUTE BREAK (Use this time to help anyone catch up)

11.15am T-SHIRT (1 Hour)

  • Supplies needed: T-shirt, scissors, masking tape, measuring tape

 

  • VIDEO Marking T-shirt

  • VIDEO Cutting The T-shirt

 

 

12.15PM LUNCH BREAK

 

1.15pm FRIENDSHIP BRACELETS (35 Mins)

Supplies needed: pincushion, needle threader, scissors, needle and thread

  • VIDEO "How To Make Friendship Bracelets"

  • Campers: Make Friendship Bracelets

1.50pm 15 MINUTE BREAK (use this time to help anyone if needed)

Option To Play "Would You Rather..."

 

2.05pm FASHION CHALLENGE (30 Mins)

  • Supplies needed: Mannequin, white t-shirt , blue trash bag, ribbon, masking tape, pins

  • FASHION CHALLENGE

 

  • Campers who finish early should work on coloring sheet

 

2.35pm WIND DOWN (25 Mins)

  • Clean up

  • Prepare for tomorrow

  • Show 'n' tell (Enjoy Doing Item)

  • Tell campers what to bring for show 'n' tell tomorrow

  • If time - campers share "what I liked about camp today..."

3pm END OF DAY

  • End Zoom meeting - do not leave open

  • Make sure you are prepared for tomorrow

Goals for today:

  • To design T-shirt

  • To make friendship bracelets

      Goals for the week

  • To learn how to hand sew

  • To re-purpose a pair of jeans in to shorts, fashion mask, phone case and accessories

  • To learn about fashion design

  • To have fun and to make new "virtual" friends

Marking The T-shirt
Cutting The T-shirt

Fashion Challenge:

Design AN OUTFIT OF YOUR CHOICE USING THE WHITE T-SHIRT YOU RE-DESIGNED, THE BLUE GARBAGE BAG, Ribbon, masking tape & Pins

Making A Friendship Bracelet

What to bring for Show 'n' Tell tomorrow:

Extra Videos You May Need To Access

Whip Stitch
How To Untangle A Knot
How To Thread A Needle
Straight Stitch
How To Tie A Knot
Experienced Sewer Activity
Sewing A Button
Lock Stitch
Splitting Floss
Sewing Pompoms
Lazy Daisy & Chain Stitch
French Knots
Chain Stitch
Back Stitch

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